Denver city directory, 1910: Grimes, Edward (pres and treas Western Iron & Metal Yard Co, r 1015 9th) Western Iron and Metal Yard Co (Edward Grimes pres and treas, Mrs Rachel Grimes sec, dealers in all kinds of metals, scrap iron, rubber, hides and pelts, 1325-1329 11th (Phone Main 828))
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Overview Ed Grimes in a formal portrait taken for the Independent Order of B'nai B'rith Lodge #171 in Denver, Colorado. Ed Grimes was a colonist at Cotopaxi, Colorado and walked to Denver from Cotopaxi in 1883, a distance of about 94 miles. He later served as Congregation Zera Abraham's first president and was also active in B'nai B'rith Lodge #171.
Dates: circa 1910
Overview History of the ill-fated Cotopaxi Colony of Jewish immigrants in Colorado. Brief biographies of the families involved and their contribution to Denver and Colorado after they left the colony.
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to Ed Grimes with enclosed checks. The first check is made to the order of the United Hebrew Cemetery Association for $19.45. The second check is $12.05 to cover David Rubin's funeral expenses. Spivak kindly asks Grimes to send $16.50 to the Ladies Shroud Society. He asks Grimes to send a receipt of acknowledgement.
Dates: 1910 July 8
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mr. Ed Grimes in Denver, Colorado to inform that Spivak has enclosed a check for $31.50 in payment for the burial expenses of JCRS Sanatorium patient Mr. Goldman who died February 5th 1909 (in a previous letter, Spivak states that Goldman died February 4th, 1909). Spivak requests that Ed Grimes send JCRS a receipt for this payment. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1909 February 13
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mr. Ed. Grimes in Denver, Colorado informs that Spivak has enclosed with this letter a check for $31.50 in payment of the funeral expenses for JCRS patient Alex Vendig. Spivak requests that Grimes arrange for the correct amount to be forwarded to the Ladies Shroud Society for the money they expended for the burial. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1909 August 16
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mr. Ed Grimes in Denver, Colorado informs that Spivak has enclosed with letter a draft for $31.50 in payment of the funeral expenses of Harry Shapiro who died at the Sanatorium on September 23rd, 1909. Spivak requests that the Ladies Shroud Society gets its due share of this check. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1909 October 20
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak to M. Amter informing her that Spivak sent checks amounting to $31.50 to Mr. Ed Grimes. Spivak tells her that $16.50 of that amount is meant for her society, the Ladies Shroud Society. Spivak asks her to send a receipt of acknowledgement.
Dates: 1910 July 7
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mr. E. Grimes in Denver, Colorado requests Mr. E. Grimes send C.D. Spivak a receipted bill for $45.00 for the burial of Mr. M. Goldman who died February 4, 1909. Spivak informs that Goldman's bank book from the Central Savings Bank shows he has a credit of $51.13. Spivak informs that he will be able to obtain the money from the bank if Mr. E. Grimes can send a receipted bill for that amount and that Spivak "thought that $45.00 would be the...
Dates: 1909 February 5
Overview Typed letter from C.D. Spivak in Denver, Colorado to Mrs. Rebecca Israel in Denver, Colorado informs that Rebecca Israel's husband, Sam Israel, died at the JCRS Sanatorium the evening before, on April 1. Spivak informs that Rebecca Israel can find Sam Israel's remains at "Undertakers Whitehead and Meyers, 1426 Welton Str." Spivak also informs that Rebecca Israel can call on Mr. Ed Grimes at 1327 11th Str. in reference to making arrangements for the burial. Letter is unsigned but "Secretary" is...
Dates: 1909 April 2
Overview Typed letter from JCRS to Ester Becker K. U. V., on Oct. 16, 1907. The letter informs Ester Becker that Jacob Raffalovitz requested that $200.00 be given to JCRS for giving him such good care. He appointed Messrs. B. Hurwitz and Ed. Grimes to act as his executors. The letter is not signed, but "Secretary" is typed at the bottom.
Dates: 1907 October 16